Tag Archives: Mystery

The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley

The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley (2014) Series: Flavia de Luce #6 310 pages Goodreads Summary: On a spring morning in 1951, eleven-year-old chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce gathers with her family at the railway station, … Continue reading

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Odds On by Michael Crichton

Odds On by Michael Crichton (writing as John Lange) (1966) 215 pages Goodreads Summary: To rob the finest resort in fascist Spain, three Americans need to blend in among the Mediterranean elite. And to do so, they will each need a … Continue reading

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The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters

The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters (2012) 316 pages Series: Last Policeman #1 Goodreads Summary: What’s the point in solving murders if we’re all going to die soon, anyway? Detective Hank Palace has faced this question ever since asteroid … Continue reading

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Book Review: Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters

Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters (1975) Series: Amelia Peabody #1 262 pages Goodreads Summary: Amelia Peabody, that indomitable product of the Victorian age, embarks on her debut Egyptian adventure armed with unshakable self-confidence, a journal to record her thoughts, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Kick Keswick Mystery Series by Marne Davis Kellogg

I’ve had this series on my radar for quite some time but never came across a copy until recently.  It’s sort of a chick lit/cozy mystery series about a jewel thief living in London. I love books about thieves and … Continue reading

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